The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 48 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 6 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.89% 5.60% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 5.77% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Median daily rate £340 £280 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £203 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
SQL Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
312 260 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.42% 97.01% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 199 243
Median daily rate £363 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.47 £18.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) OOP
7 5 (31.25%) OO
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (18.75%) ETL
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) NHS
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Moodle
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.25%) AutoMapper
6 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) MVVM
7 1 (6.25%) Robotic Process Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata